BODY CONTOUR & SPA
The lymphatic system is a network of parallel conduits to the blood system. Through this system, toxins, bacteria and other residues from body tissues and blood, are drained and others which are not absorbed by the drainage of blood and lymphatic vessels. Through this colleting system, there are small purification centers (lymph) that destroy everything which is harmful. Once the lymphatic liquid is clear and regenerated, it returns to the vascular system. In brief, the whole lymphatic system consists of organs, ducts and glands.
The lymphatic system has three functions:
Signs of Awareness
More than 90% of women are affected by cellulite, whether they are thin, overweight or athletic. Cellulite is located in those areas which have experienced fat built up; buttocks, knees, hips and thighs. The cause of cellulite is still under scientific investigation. However, changes of metabolism and physiology may have to do with it.
This treatment starts with a classification of the type of cellulite the patient has. Then, a decongestant of the lymphatic system is used on the areas where cellulite is more prominent. Continual movements are used to prevent and effectively treat “cottage cheese” looking skin.
This treatment enhanced by lotions and products derived from collagen improves skin texture and appearance. In addition, the use of ice, with active ingredients, reinforces the collagen effect to obtain excellent results.
Grapes are high in polyphone, and this substance is found in wine affecting aroma, color and taste. Researches demonstrate that this substance fights free radicals, which cause 80% of premature aging due to exposure to the sun, smoking, and pollution, among others.
This treatment improves elasticity tones and firms skin. Moreover, red grapes are high in antioxidants that prevent skin aging while protecting it from free radicals.
Reflexology is a natural and zone therapy in which through special application of pressure in specific points of the feet and hands (podiatrist reflexology), the body’s natural healing process is stimulated, such as stress relief and improvement of blood circulation. Although it doesn’t replace medical treatment, it can work together with any treatment the patient is receiving. However, it is not necessary to be in pain to benefit from reflexology. This treatment is also an alternative preventative medicine.
Areas of Treatment or Healing
Special Pregnant Women
We have a special treatment created specifically for expectant mothers. Our exclusive Hincapié Technique can be used for pregnant woman at any stage of pregnancy. This treatment allows the future mother to have a toned and healthy body before, during and after giving birth.
Specific areas of the body, such as legs and waist, are treated to reduce muscular tension and eliminate the excess of fat tissue. In addition, with the use of our exclusive almond oil, skin is moisturized and prevented from stretch marks or swelling.
Pre and Post Operation
Before and after the patient undergoes surgery, we recommend the combination of a reducing and lymphatic drainage technique. This way, post surgery treatment prepares the body to receive surgical procedures and cause a speedy recovery.
Slimming Reducing Technique
The Hincapié method, our signature treatment, works and hands fat tissues in areas that machines, diets or exercises cannot reach. The volume is reduced by a break, dissolving and removing lumps of fat that were formed. This reducing technique has many therapeutic advantages and cosmetic benefits for it helps releasing toxins of the body. The Hincapié technique is completely alternative to plastic surgery. It slims, shapes and enhances the body after a couple of sessions.
Assessment is the first step to appreciate skin texture, as well as fat accumulation and time frame of the treatment for the affected area. You will appreciate results on the first sessions already; the Hincapié technique reduces fat tissue under the skin. Then, it produces a natural detoxification, and the fat is also eliminated through the urinary system. In addition, the patient feels physically revitalized and self esteem is also affected.
This method is a combination of three techniques: chiropractic, acupressure and reflexology. This combination helps relaxing the muscular, nervous, and circulatory and lymphatic systems.
Signs of alert
A powerful combination of different techniques to shape and transform the body achieving lifting, firmness and volume; at the same time, the dermal tissue becomes toned. Muscular contraction is activated with collagen formulas and other firming components that work together on specific body areas.
Breasts are extremely important for women not only for of their biological function, lactation, but also for the uniqueness of this feminine attribute. This treatment tightens breasts naturally, achieving smoothness while producing cellular reconstruction, which as well, prevents the appearance of stretch marks.
Signs for awareness
This treatment begins with a rigorous evaluation measuring the double chin and checking the skin type. Pictures are taken beforehand to determine the shape. Excess fat tissue will be reduced while the skin is reaffirmed. During this 35 to 45 minutes process, facial features become redefined. Therefore, patients can appreciate improvement and positive results on their face immediately.
Moon or Sun Bath
This treatment removes toxins producing body and mind relaxation. The patient’s skin is pampered with a combination of exfoliating and moisturizing products that are all natural and derived from flower and fruit essences. They produce cell renewal, moisturize hair and activate pheromones.
This unique Technique uses aromatherapy to activate the immune, nervous and circulatory systems while increasing the body’s immune system. It also helps reduce stress and anxiety. Furthermore, the combination of rose petals makes this treatment perfect for a couple soon to be wed.
Cocoa Therapy or Chocolate Therapy
This therapy fights strain, lack of energy, tiredness and all stress related symptoms. Chocolate helps release stress, increases energy due to is key components (cacao and caffeine), which increase levels of serotonin, python hormones and endomorphism. The patient experiences relief and a better state of joy and happiness.
Besides having a delightful aroma and view, cacao stimulates and strengthens the skin. Among the many qualities cacao has, we can say it slims, detoxifies and reaffirms.
Benefits of Treatment